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Term 4 ends at 1pm on Friday 16th December   

Kia ora koutou.  Hello everyone.

Friends of the School (FOTS) News

80s & 90s DISCO –  FRIDAY 28 October 2022 • JUNIOR 6pm-7pm • SENIOR 7.30pm-8.30pm
The disco is tomorrow! Don’t forget to get your ticket from the office and bring it with you to the disco.
Please remember to bring your own named drink bottle with you.
Any bottles left behind after the disco will be returned to your classroom.
We would like to say a massive thank you to WRNZ who have covered the cost of the photobooth for this disco.


We would also like to say a massive thank you to Domino’s Long Bay who have shouted the pizza’s for both disco’s.
And a massive thank you to the parents who have volunteered. Without you this event wouldn’t be able to go ahead.
We look forward to seeing you all there!


It’s Calendar Art time again!

The student’s have been busy creating art work that can be made into affordable Calendars, Cards, Diaries, Mouse Mats and Sketch Pads.

Each product is made from your own child’s art.

These make unique Christmas gifts for family and friends.

Follow these instructions to place your order online:

1/. Go to

2/. Use the Entrance Code: KZ838

3/. Enter your child’s room & name when prompted

The order is open from 25 October until 8 November 9am.

If you have any questions please contact Claudia (

Art/Enviro project

If you have any unwanted hubcaps/wheel trims at home, I would appreciate them for an outdoor art project I have planned. Please drop them off in the school office.

Thank You Brian Halkyard 

Glamorgan EnviroTeam

Planning for 2023

As we finalise our school structure for 2023, if there is anything we need to know regarding your child’s class placement please contact  Janet Pinchen, in writing, by Friday 11th November on Please note this is not inviting requests for a particular teacher, but rather anything such as friendships that are/are not working for your child, personal characteristics or needs your child may have that we are not aware of.

New Zealand Curriculum Refresh

The New Zealand Curriculin is undergoing a refresh and between 28 September – 2 December, have your say on Te Mātaiaho | the Draft Curriculum Frameworkthe draft English and Mathematics & Statistics learning areas and the draft implementation supports

The Ministry of Education is welcoming feedback from all parts of the education sector and the public through a series of surveys so that whānau, communities, ākonga, and members of the public can all have an opportunity to get involved in this important mahi as well. If you would like to send feedback through the public survey please use the links below.

Have your say

Survey for our whānau, communities, and members of the public:

English Surveys 

Te Reo Māori Surveys

Upcoming Events

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